An honest online recruitment company with a difference.
From Yorkshire and proud.

Proven Online Recruitment

You want the best customer service, the best support and the best price - with us that’s exactly what you get. Clients also receive access to our very own in-house recruitment technology, candidate management and a dedication to finding you the best talent in the UK. You can see why hundreds of the UK’s best companies choose Blue Octopus.

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Award Winning Recruiter

Here at Blue Octopus we have a no nonsense approach to recruitment. This honest and straightforward way of working has always helped us stand out from the crowd. We thrive on partnerships with clients that are built around honesty and it is this very approach that has led to us consistently winning awards for our services.

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Blogtopus - Recruitment News

How to pick your references for a new job

Author: Kelly Laurenson 29-Sep-14

It’s common to be asked for references when you apply for a job. For some, it’s easy to find former colleagues and contacts who are willing to vouch for you – but for others, the need for references is a major hurdle to getting a job you know you’re well suited for.

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5 of the best free apps to help with your online recruitment

Author: Liam Coleman 26-Sep-14

Apps help us with a huge range of tasks in our personal and work lives. There are more and more apps becoming available to those in online recruitment and to business in general, and so every forward-thinking recruiter should be aware of what’s out there and making the most of the apps available for their device.

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Our Testimonials

Our clients are really happy with the recruitment services we provide. But don’t just take our word for it, take a look and read for yourselves.

  • Client Testimonials
  • Our Recruitment Technology

    Our purpose built recruitment software is designed to streamline your recruitment process. Our system ‘Octo’ has been developed alongside HR professionals to ensure that it is the perfect solution for candidate management. It has been universally lauded by our clients for its flexibility, functionality and user friendly interface.

  • Recruitment Technology
  • We currently work with:

    Advanced Childcare Barrett Steel Bendsons For Beds Bunzl Everest Manchester College Manheim Saint Gobain